Indentation of a coastline or shoreline enclosing a part of a body of water; a body of water partly surrounded by land.
See also: Harbors
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
34.6551635°, -76.5554799°
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US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Johnsons Bay is covered by the Harkers Island, NC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Bays

Bald Hill Bay 1.5 mi
Blinds Hammock Bay 1.7 mi
Back Sound 2.2 mi
Lighthouse Bay 2.3 mi
Whale Creek 2.5 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Bunch of Hair Land 0.2 mi
Hard Working Lumps Land 0.4 mi
Conch Shoal Marsh Water 0.4 mi
Horse Point Water 0.7 mi
Cow Island Land 0.8 mi

Nearby Photos

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Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is MOREHEAD CITY 2 which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 10 feet (10 feet higher than Johnsons Bay). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 5.38" 57.0° 35.5°
February 4.03" 59.0° 36.8°
March 4.27" 65.1° 43.0°
April 2.94" 72.0° 50.6°
May 4.66" 78.8° 59.9°
June 4.04" 84.9° 67.8°
July 5.94" 88.6° 72.3°
August 7.55" 88.0° 71.1°
September 6.47" 84.5° 66.2°
October 4.36" 76.5° 55.1°
November 4.07" 68.3° 46.3°
December 4.54" 60.3° 38.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 61% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 87% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 93% of other locations on record.